LAUSANNE, Switzerland, February 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
SOPHiA GENETICS, global leader in Data-Driven Medicine, has been ranked 5th in Fast Company's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Biotech. The ranking recognizes companies that exemplify the best in business and innovation in their respective fields.
SOPHiA GENETICS' AI platform helps clinicians effectively diagnose and treat their patients. The company's Artificial Intelligence, SOPHiA, solves the complexity of genomic data analysis by accurately detecting disease-causing mutations in 5 disorders areas: hereditary cancer, oncology, cardiology, metabolism and pediatrics. To date, SOPHiA has been deployed across over 400 hospitals in 55 countries and has helped to better diagnose over 177'000 patients worldwide.
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ABOUT SOPHiA GENETICS
SOPHiA GENETICS: global leader in Data-Driven Medicine, SOPHiA GENETICS is a health tech company which has developed SOPHiA AI, the most advanced technology for clinical genomics, helping healthcare professionals better diagnose and treat patients. The global network of 410 institutions from 55 countries that use the SOPHiA DDM(R) analytical platform powered by SOPHiA form the world's largest clinical genomics community. By enabling the rapid adoption of genomic testing worldwide, turning data into actionable clinical insights, and sharing knowledge through its community, SOPHiA GENETICS is democratizing Data-Driven Medicine to save lives equally. The company's achievements were recognized by MIT Technology Review who ranked it amongst the 50 Smartest Companies in 2017. More info: http://www.sophiagenetics.com
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